Gallery: Team Valencia’s Solar Decathlon SML System House Adapts to a G...

Competing on home soil, it is important that the Spanish put in a good showing at this year's European Solar Decathlon in Madrid. With four houses on site, hopes are high that all these teams will score big and represent their respective universities well. One house spectacular house on display comes from design students from Universidad Cardenal Herrera (CEU) in Valencia. The team has submitted an updated version of their SML System House, which first unveiled at the Solar Decathlon 2010. As noted in our preview article, the improved design takes the prefabricated construction idea and successfully integrates modular building with a quality finish to create a sustainable structure that can be re-customized and expanded to meet changing needs.

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